The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 30 24 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 50 82 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.59% 9.37% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.85% 9.74% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 22
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £59,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 842 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.66% 96.23% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 557 692 607
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Guildford region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Guildford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 71 (52.59%) Degree
2 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 32 (23.70%) .NET
3 32 (23.70%) Security Cleared
4 29 (21.48%) Risk Management
4 29 (21.48%) Finance
5 28 (20.74%) Information Security
6 27 (20.00%) C#
7 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
8 25 (18.52%) SOA
8 25 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
9 24 (17.78%) CRAMM
9 24 (17.78%) ISMS
9 24 (17.78%) RMADS
9 24 (17.78%) Information Assurance
9 24 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 21 (15.56%) CISSP
10 21 (15.56%) Management Information System
11 20 (14.81%) CISM
12 19 (14.07%) Project Management
12 19 (14.07%) Law
12 19 (14.07%) PRINCE2
12 19 (14.07%) JSP 440
13 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
13 18 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
13 18 (13.33%) ITIL
13 18 (13.33%) UML
13 18 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 18 (13.33%) Smartcard
14 17 (12.59%) Configuration Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.48%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.22%) SAN
2 3 (2.22%) DNS
2 3 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.48%) SSL
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) Wireless
4 1 (0.74%) IPsec
4 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
4 1 (0.74%) ATM
4 1 (0.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) SMTP
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) NFC
4 1 (0.74%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.48%) DB2
3 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) WebDriver
1 12 (8.89%) Ranorex
1 12 (8.89%) Selenium
1 12 (8.89%) TestComplete
1 12 (8.89%) WinRunner
General
1 29 (21.48%) Finance
2 19 (14.07%) Law
3 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
4 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.70%) .NET
2 12 (8.89%) .NET Framework
2 12 (8.89%) Web Services
3 11 (8.15%) HTML
3 11 (8.15%) jQuery
4 10 (7.41%) Ajax
4 10 (7.41%) HTML5
5 5 (3.70%) Middleware
6 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.48%) Flash
7 2 (1.48%) CSS
8 1 (0.74%) XML
8 1 (0.74%) J2EE
8 1 (0.74%) Java EE
8 1 (0.74%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) RMADS
2 21 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 18 (13.33%) Smartcard
4 17 (12.59%) PKI
5 12 (8.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) CESG
6 1 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) EMV
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.74%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.74%) Open Source
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.22%) UNIX
2 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.48%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) SUSE
3 1 (0.74%) HPUX
3 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.48%) Risk Management
2 28 (20.74%) Information Security
3 25 (18.52%) SOA
3 25 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
4 24 (17.78%) CRAMM
4 24 (17.78%) ISMS
4 24 (17.78%) Information Assurance
5 19 (14.07%) Project Management
5 19 (14.07%) PRINCE2
6 18 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 18 (13.33%) ITIL
6 18 (13.33%) UML
7 17 (12.59%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.59%) E-Procurement
7 17 (12.59%) PRINCE
7 17 (12.59%) CRM
7 17 (12.59%) Logistics
7 17 (12.59%) Supply Chain Management
8 15 (11.11%) Scrum
8 15 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.00%) C#
2 17 (12.59%) SQL
3 13 (9.63%) Java
4 11 (8.15%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (52.59%) Degree
2 32 (23.70%) Security Cleared
3 21 (15.56%) CISSP
4 20 (14.81%) CISM
5 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.70%) CCIE
7 5 (3.70%) CCNP
7 5 (3.70%) CCNA
8 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.48%) MCSE
9 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.74%) MCTS
9 1 (0.74%) MCITP
9 1 (0.74%) NCDA
9 1 (0.74%) NCIE
9 1 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (14.07%) JSP 440
3 18 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 12 (8.89%) QA
5 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.74%) XenApp
2 1 (0.74%) XenServer
2 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) Cisco
2 8 (5.93%) Juniper
3 7 (5.19%) Oracle
3 7 (5.19%) Google
4 4 (2.96%) VMware
5 3 (2.22%) SAP
5 3 (2.22%) IBM
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.48%) HP
6 2 (1.48%) JBoss
6 2 (1.48%) Sybase
7 1 (0.74%) Symantec
7 1 (0.74%) Dell
7 1 (0.74%) EMC
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix
7 1 (0.74%) NetApp
7 1 (0.74%) BMC
7 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.74%) Veeam
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